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Etymology

< Latin amplificatio < amplificare (to amplify); see amplify.

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -eɪʃǝn

Noun

Singular
Amplification

Plural
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Amplification ({{{1}}})
  1. the act, or result of amplifying, enlarging, extending or adding to
  2. Template:Physics the act, or result of independently increasing some quantity, especially voltage, power or current
  3. Template:Electronics gain
  4. Template:Genetics using the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) for isolating and exponentially amplifying a fragment or sequence of DNA
  5. Template:Organic chemistry A procedure used in the nomenclature of complex organic compounds in which the superatoms of a basic structure (a phane) are replaced by cyclic structures (amplificants)

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